Free Resources

In this section you will find free & helpful EMPLOYABILITY resources

SMART Objective Worksheet

SMART is a well-established tool to help guide your goal setting. The acronym allows you to ensure that your goals are Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Timely. When you use SMART you create clear, attainable, and worthwhile goals that develop motivation, action and support to achieve them.

Use our handy SMART objective worksheet to create clear, attainable and worthwhile goals that develop motivation, action and support to achieve them.

STARR Worksheet

Interview preparation is key to securing your dream role. You have one chance so make sure it counts. Download our STARR technique worksheet to help structure your interview questions. This fantastic step by step technique will help you answer each question in a systematic way to ensure you don't forget the important stuff.

Apprenticeship Levy Checklist


With the Apprenticeship Levy legislation now in place, organisations need to take steps to ensure they are getting the most out of the taxation they are paying by identifying how it can be used to invest in Apprenticeships. With the media reporting that many are underprepared or for these changes, we asked our Apprenticeship expert, Paul Roberts, to develop an essential 12-step checklist to help you get started.

CV Checklist


It might sound pretty simple, but your CV needs to include all the right things that a future employer is looking for. It needs to show off your strengths, qualities, experience and give the reader a feel for the type of person you are. Use our ten steps when writing your CV and ensure that your content is tailored to the job you are applying for.

LinkedIn Guide for Beginners

We think it’s important for students and graduates to create a compelling LinkedIn profile that is updated as your career progresses. To help you, we decided to create a  guide to setting up a great LinkedIn profile but then we found a brilliant one that our friends at Careers Experts had already produced! They have very kindly given us permission to share it with you.

The Ultimate Guide to Interview Confidence

We know how important interview confidence is in helping you secure that all important graduate recruitment job. We are delighted to be sharing 'The Ultimate Guide to Interview Confidence' by our friends at Think Confidence. This two step approach will help you to perform at your best at your next interview ensuring you are remembered for the right reasons! 

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